Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The following are sample news items:

Maryland church spreads holiday cheer

Emmanuel Wesleyan Church in Salisbury, Md., delivered Christmas gifts to nearly 96 homes in its “Adopt a Block” ministry.

South Carolina church presents monetary gift to local charity, Feed a Hungry Child

ALIVE Wesleyan Church in Central, S.C., gave $10,000 to Feed a Hungry Child, a local charity doing its best to meet the needs of hungry children in Pickens County.

Church in Pennsylvania gives gifts to delivery persons

Church staff and congregants at Hyde Wesleyan Church in Clearfield, Penn., surprised some local delivery personnel when the pastor invited them up on stage and gave them “significant gifts.”

Brooksville Wesleyan Church to host camp meetings

Brooksville Wesleyan Church in Brooksville, Fla., will hold camp meetings in mid-January at Wesleyan Village retirement community.

OKWU implements new program to help students with school debt

Oklahoma Wesleyan University has implemented a new program to assist students in paying off school loans, the only college or university in the state of Oklahoma to do so.

Illinois church holds kids Christmas drive

Princeton Wesleyan Church in Princeton, Ill., held the 2014 Christmas for Kids drive, an annual fundraiser.

SWU “University Singers” featured on “Your Carolina”

“University Singers” of Southern Wesleyan University was recently featured on “Your Carolina,” a local program in South Carolina affiliated with WSPA (CBS affiliate in South Carolina).